Brewed by Brauerei Aying
Style: Heller Bock
Aying, Germany
Serve in Dimpled mug, Stein


on tap

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RATINGS: 74   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72/5   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
Brewed with plenty of malt, hops and love, Ayinger Maibock is a big-bodied beer with a sweet, malty aroma, a rousing head and a fruity long lasting aftertastaste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
maxwelldeux (4289) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - AUG 15, 2014
Draught. Pours a slightly hazy dark golden color with a moderate white head on there. Nose has some corn and grains, but not much else to it for me. Feels a bit heavy, with a muddled grainy taste that doesn’t make for a drinkable beer. Meh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JHeath99 (1634) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - JUL 27, 2014
Tap at Lazy Dog. Pours a transparent golden with thin head. Aroma of malts and wheat with a slight fruit. Taste pretty much identical to aroma with more wheat coming through.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
freeofthoughts (688) - Raytown, Missouri, USA - JUN 26, 2014
Tap Pours clear gold, malty German lager aroma. It is so clean and golden, a great example of German lager. Light grainy spice with a drying earthy grassy hop and very light fruity yeast. So simple but it lingers for quite a while with the drying hop and spice. The carbonation is brisk and bubbly on the brighter side adding to the overall sweet feel of the beer. Really pleasant beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
weihenweizen (2836) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - JUN 17, 2014
On tap at B&D gastropub. Pours clear golden with small off-white head. Aroma is malty, medium body, low carbonation, and little lacing. Taste is malty. Alcohol is covered, but expected more flavor.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
arnold931 (1179) - Iowa, USA - JUN 9, 2014
Draft at Bricks. Pours fairly clear yellow. Some wheat in the nose. Maybe some lemon. Caramel creaminess in the taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
troyc (2870) - Illinois, USA - MAY 30, 2014
[Tap] Golden pour with a pillowy white head. Aromas of sweet grains, light peppercorns and bready malts. Tasting notes of sweet malts, light floral flavors and dry grasses. What made this beer for me was the amazingly clean nature of it. Almost every other maibock seems a little unrefined and unbalanced in comparison.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
darrennelson12 (456) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 20, 2014
On tap in Seattle; quite niece .. almost sweet and grassy aroma. Taste was creamy and sweet (caramel) with malty/grassy notes. Overall quite nice and I would buy again

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
pdx77 (1483) - Oregon, USA - MAY 18, 2014
On draught at Stammtisch. Clear golden with bubbles and an inch of creamy head. Aroma is golden raisins, plum, and caramel malt. Taste is prune, caramel, toffee, sweet biscuit, and light floral grass. Smooth drinking with a pleasing caramelized fruit finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pdx76 (651) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 18, 2014
On draught at stammtisch - pours clear copper with thick white head. Nose of malt, caramel, grain. Taste is of intense caramel, malt, grass. Excellent balance of sweet caramel and bitter grass. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
crossovert (10681) - Illinois, USA - MAY 7, 2014
Draft. Well its not retired, back from the dead after 3 years. Gold pour. I mean seriously gold. Smell is a hint oxidized, sweet grain. Flavor is graineir for a maibock but still dry with peppy hops

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